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Cloud Architect Job Description

What is the role of a Cloud Architect?

A Cloud Architect is a form of Information Technology (IT) expert who oversees everything involved with cloud computing. As a Cloud Architect you will be responsible for overseeing a company’s cloud system, alongside working on developing cloud designs, plans, architecture, and systems that can be managed through cloud storage.

Responsibilities

·       Determining cloud strategy and overseeing delivery from a multidisciplinary architecture viewpoint

·       Inspect cloud apps, hardware, and software regularly

·       Provide prompt and knowledgeable assistance with technological issues.

·       To assist the company in achieving its strategic objectives, determine the optimal cloud architecture solutions.

·       Monitor the company's cloud privacy closely in collaboration with IT security

Tech Stack

·       Azure

·       Lead Cloud Architecture

·       Microsoft

·       Terraform

·       Databricks

Types of Cloud Architect

·       Azure Cloud Architect

·       AWS Cloud Architect

·       Technical Cloud Architect

·       Solution Architect

·       Cloud Developer

Qualifications

·       Strong communication skills to liaise both internally and externally with people from all management levels

·       Multiple years of experience in the IT industry

·       Experience working on a cloud application from conception, build, integration and run

·       Extensive experience using cloud alongside AWS, Azure and GCP

·       The knowledge and experience of cloud technologies (especially in the areas of data, security, and networking)

·       A problem solver who has an inquisitive nature

·       Able to work collaboratively in large teams with members from different sectors

·       Certifications in Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Certification (ExamAZ0-303, AZ-304); Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator Expert Certification (ExamMS-100, MS-100) - ExamMB-600 are a plus